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Obscure 1970s karateka who fought Daredevil. Seemed dangerous, but we can’t quite be sure.

As of August of 2018, this profile was overhauled – and received bricks-smashing M&M stats.

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Additional Advantages for DC Heroes RPG Players. Recent additions :
— Police Rank Advantage
— Corrections to the Mystique Advantage
— Usage notes for Attractive, Free Access, Credentials
— Wanderer’s Connections Advantage
— Cheerleadership Advantage
— Financial Backing (Rich Friends/Family rewrite)
— Life Support (two additional types)

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The 1960s Matador, an early Daredevil enemy, is often considered a low point in DD’s rogues gallery. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t cromulent ways of using the character.

As of July of 2018, this profile was redone de arriba abajo.

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A strange, sinister manipulator from the far future. He appeared in an early sort of Marvel crossover, back during the 1970s.

As of July of 2018, this profile was upgraded, received HD illustrations, and got time-travelling psychotic M&M stats.

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1970s psychopath with a scythe and noose, who thinks he’s a righteous vigilante.

The first Hangman (Harlan Krueger) chiefly clashed with the Werewolf by Night, and with Spider-Woman.

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This is the second part of our Deadly Nightshade profile, with a link to the first.

Artificial werewolves ! Captain America with fur ! Harlem mobs ! Genetically engineering dragons ! Brain surgery ! The Black Panther ! Twice ! And more !

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A polymath mad scientist who started out as teenage girl from the ghetto. Nightshade brings a *lot* to the table, from her innumerable inventions and weapons to her career, moral ambiguities and character growth.

As of July of 2018, this profile is being cleft in two shorter profiles.

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The classic/early career of Alpha Flight’s Northstar. Super-speed flight.

This profile also explains the historical context.

As of June of 2018, the illustrations are all HD, the text is more aerodynamic, and there are low-drag M&M stats.

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